For the first time ever, an opera by Richard Wagner will be fully staged in October in Singapore this year – “The Flying Dutchman”.
Five performances will be staged at the Victoria Theatre on 23, 25, 27, 28 and 30 October. There will be four performances with international leads and one with Singapore/Asian leads, of whom six out of seven are Singaporeans.
Tickets for The Flying Dutchman opera priced at $46, $66, $106 and $146 are now on sale at http://www.sistic.com.sg/events/dutch1016.
Singapore Premiere (International Cast)
23 October 2016, 6.30, Victoria Theatre
Guest-of-Honour : Mrs Eva Wagner-Pasquier, Great-grand-daughter of Richard Wagner and the Ambassador of the Bayreuth Festival to Wagner Societies.
Singapore Premiere (Asian Cast)
27 October 2016, 7.30pm, Victoria Theatre
Guest of Honour : Mrs Goh Chok Tong
Three other shows will be staged on:
Tuesday – 25 October 2016 – 7:30pm
Friday – 28 October 2016 – 7:30pm
Sunday – 30 October 2016 – 3pm.
CREATIVE TEAM & CAST
Music Director: Darrell Ang
Directors: Chong Tze Chien & Glen Goei
Chorus Master: Albert Tay
International Leads: (Performances on 23, 25, 28, 30 October 2016)
Senta: Kathleen Parker (Australia)
The Dutchman: Oleksandr Pushniak (Ukraine)
Daland: Andreas Hörl (German)
Erik: Jakub Pustina (Czech)
Asian Leads: (Performance on 27 October 2016)
Senta: Nancy Yuen (soprano)
The Dutchman: Martin Ng (baritone)
Daland: Julian Lo (bass)
Erik: Kee Loi Seng (tenor)
Asian Leads (for all performances)
Mary: Candice de Rozario (mezzo soprano)
Steersman: Jonathan Tay (tenor)